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Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 [Draft] : 30 March 2017


Iain Gray

The fact is that Education Scotland has been reducing, not increasing, the number of inspections. In fact, the rate is less than half the rate of inspections in 2...



Meeting of the Parliament 30 March 2017 [Draft] : 30 March 2017


6. Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the First Minister what the Scottish Government’s response is to reports that only one in 18 schools were inspected last year. (S5F-01132)



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I thank John Lamont for securing tonight’s debate and giving us the opportunity to speak about Rotary district 1020. As he said, the district stretches across sou...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Iain Gray

I struggle with recollections as well, but is it not the case that the bodies were really merged in order to meet a commitment to reduce the number of Government ...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Iain Gray

On the separation of inspection from other Education Scotland functions, who can Mr Swinney pray in aid as supporting the current position?



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2017 : 29 March 2017


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Like Liz Smith, I have carefully studied Mr Swinney’s speech last week, in which he declared that



Meeting of the Parliament 23 March 2017 [Draft] : 23 March 2017


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The minister talked about the need to build capacity, which seems correct, and about the importance of provision from all sectors so that childcare can be expande...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Iain Gray

Our position, clearly, is that it is possible to create a much more federal United Kingdom that far better meets the needs of the people across this nation.

Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Iain Gray

The problem that we face, and the conundrum that must be answered, is not the Labour Party’s but the Scottish people’s, because it is the Scottish people

Meeting of the Parliament 22 March 2017 [Draft] : 22 March 2017


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

As we set off on day 2 of the debate, I want to start at its core, which is the fundamental difference between Labour and the Go...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-04920.1: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04919.2: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Keith Brown)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 3
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04919.3: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Jackie Baillie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 58, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04919: Censure and Apology on the Anniversary of the Chinese Agreement (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 29/03/2017
Result - For: 64, Against: 54 Abstain: 3
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04710.2: Scotland's Choice (Ruth Davidson)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.4: Scotland's Choice (Kezia Dugdale)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.5: Scotland's Choice (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710.3: Scotland's Choice (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 28, Against: 100 Abstain: 0
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S5M-04710: Scotland's Choice (Nicola Sturgeon)
Meeting Date: 28/03/2017
Result - For: 69, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-04472.1: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2017 [draft] (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 09/03/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-04853: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04456: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04295: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04294: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03808.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03148: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02713: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02511.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02418.1.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02153: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-01132: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00786: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00758: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 01/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00722: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07151: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07150: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07149: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07148: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07146: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07145: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2017 Show Full Question >>

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